Soroka nurses on half-day strike over overcrowding issues

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February 14, 2012 10:26

 
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Nurses at Soroka University Medical Center in Beersheba were holding a strike in nine different departments of the hospital on Tuesday in protest of what they say is severe overcrowding.

The strike is expected to continue until Tuesday afternoon, Israel Radio reported.

According to the report, occupancy at Soroka stands at more than 140 percent.



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